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Grooves vs. Ruts

Both the dictionary and thesaurus view these two terms as synonyms. And though they are similar in many ways, they each actually differ in both plan and purpose. 506 more words

Jesus

Lady v/s Warrior

I was strolling through Facebook this morning and came across this picture.

The text read “Why raise your daughter to be a lady when you can raise her to be a warrior”. 732 more words

United...We Stand

On June 16, 1858 more than 1,000 delegates met in the Springfield, Illinois, statehouse for the Republican State Convention.  At 5:00 p.m. they chose Abraham Lincoln as their candidate for the U.S. 478 more words

one word at at time

This drawing below comes from 2014, when a neighbor asked me to draw a picture for her granddaughters to celebrate Purim, the annual feast in memory of their deliverance from when Haman commenced his campaign against the Jews. 117 more words

Celtic Design

Queen Esther's Example: Putting On Our Royal Apparel

There is much we can learn from the Bible account of Queen Esther. An amazing, unique woman, Esther portrayed courage and dignity that was exceptional, all while serving her people at a very critical moment in history. 2,852 more words

Christian

The Book of Esther – Movie Review

Persia 482 B.C. – Hadassah is talking with her uncle, Mordecai. He had a strange dream. He describes it to her. “Behold, there were earthquakes upon the earth, and in time, two great dragons came forth, ready to fight against one another. 1,392 more words

J.A. Ireland-- Author

Danger and Opportunity in the Esther Narrative

I talk about research and why I switched from the 3rd to the 1st person: “It’s nice to leave a character a lot of room for growth at the beginning of a novel, but not if she ends up turning off readers.” 11 more words